Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health issues Directive #6 regarding COVID-19

This week, Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, issued an updated Directive regarding COVID-19.  This order, DIRECTIVE #6, affects public hospitals (includes all staff, volunteers, and third-party businesses inside hospitals), organizations under Home and Community Care Act, Local Health Integration Network organizations, and paramedics.

In response to the growing prevalence of the Delta variant of COVID-19 in Ontario and worldwide, this updated Directive stipulates that the above-mentioned organizations, businesses, and practises must immediately have a COVID-19 vaccination policy in place for personnel including staff, contractors, volunteers, and students. 


For any questions or more information, please refer to Directive #6 or contact the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario at practiceadvice@coko.ca.

The College thanks all registrants for their continued awareness, cooperation, and compliance during these challenging times, and urges continued caution.